Open Call: The 2023 Ireland Glass Biennale

10 November 2022

Deadline: January 20, 2023

The National College of Art and Design (NCAD) is pleased to announce details of the Open Call for the Ireland Glass Biennale (IGB) 2023.

The 2023 Ireland Glass Biennale (IGB) seeks to present and provoke international perspectives, explorations and manifestations of glass as creative expression. The IGB will highlight the excellence and curiosity of contemporary glass practices by international artists, designers and crafts practitioners.

The open call invitation extends to established and emerging practitioners. This event will be supported through a series of talks and events expanding the ideas and themes that emerge from the exhibition selection.

The IGB will open to the public on 20 April 2023 at the Coach House Gallery, Dublin Castle Gardens, and will be shown to the public until August 20, 2023.

Key Dates

Application Deadline Friday 20th January, 2023

23th Jan-3rd February, Jury Process

13th February, Notification of selected submissions

27th-30th March, Delivery of Works

20th April, Launch

20th August, Exhibition Close

21-25th August, Deinstall and return/collection of works

For further information please see here.

To apply, see here.

IGB is co-funded by Creative Europe. IGB is part of the Creative Europe: Imagining Sustainable Glass Network Europe (ISGNE) project and is supported by the OPW.

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